PhD in Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India
Associate Professor, School of Physics and Material Sciences, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Bhadson Road, Patiala-147004, Punjab
photovoltaics, thin film growth, flexible and dynamic electronics
Dr. Mohanty is a researcher in condensed matter physics and specializes in thin film technology related to invisible and wearable electronics, photovoltaics and sensors. He has more than 45 publications in international journals to his credit. Dr. Mohanty completed his Masters in Science (MSc) in Physics from Ravenshaw College, Cuttack and PhD from Department of Physics, IIT Madras, India. Subsequently, he worked as a postdoctoral fellow for two years and then as a research professor for another two years at Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea under a fellowship (BK21) from the Government of South Korea. Since 2012, he has been working at Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology (TIET). He is a passionate teacher and has taught both undergraduate and postgraduate students at TIET. Besides his teaching, he leads a team of young scholars for their PhD and master’s dissertation.